Joseph Gerald Marshburn, 71, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Augusta University Medical Center. He was born November 11, 1949 in Glennville, Georgia to Ezelle and Ozzie Mae Weathers Marshburn and lived in this area all of his life. Gerald was a self employed contractor and painter for many years and was a bus driver for Tattnall County. He loved to fish, hunt, cook, sit under his carport and visit with his friends at Bumper to Bumper Auto Parts. Gerald was a member of Birdford Baptist Church and is preceded in death by his parents, wife, Shirley Marshburn, siblings, Joe Wilson, James Edward Marshburn, Tillie DeLoach, Annette Groover and Martha Guy.
He is survived by: sons, Joel Wade Marshburn and Darrell Wayne Marshburn; step-son, Larry Thompson; step-daughter, Pam Hodges; several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
Visitation will be held 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, September 18, 2021 at the chapel of Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Brewton Cemetery in Claxton.
Social distancing of three feet due to Covid 19 will be enforced and masks are asked to be worn on all services.
Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen Kennedy Funeral Home of Glennville, Georgia
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